Further Reading

Here’s a list of recommended resources for further exploration

(This is by no means an exhaustive list: there are certainly many other wonderful publications that we’ve forgotten to include, and many new ones in production).


Most of these books are available from the BMCC library and/or the NYC Public Library System.

Global Overview

Early Cinema & Animation

Disney & Other Large American Studios

Soviet, Canadian & European Animation

Experimental and Independent Animation


Stop Motion

CGI & Gaming

Learning Animation